LIQUIFIED NATURAL GAS (LNG) CARRIERS

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Daniel Posavec; Katarina Simon; Matija Malnar;
(2010)
  • Publisher: Faculty of Mining, Geology and Petroleum Engineering
  • Journal: Rudarsko-geološko-naftni Zbornik (issn: 0353-4529, eissn: 1849-0409)
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  • Subject: liquefied natural gas (LNG) | transportation | LNG carrier | Mining engineering. Metallurgy | TN1-997 | Geology | QE1-996.5

Modern liquefied natural gas carriers are double-bottom ships classified according to the type of LNG tank. The tanks are specially designed to store natural gas cooled to -161°C, the boiling point of methane. Since LNG is highly flammable, special care must be taken wh... View more
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